Reading response journals

Enhance your reading experience with these creative ideas for reading response journals. Explore different techniques to engage with the text and deepen your understanding.
Daily 5, English, Motivation, Reading Response, Reading Response Journals, Writing Skills, Reading Response Activities, Writing Lessons, Independent Reading Response

In upper grade classrooms, students spend a great deal of time responding to the texts they read. Over the years I have found that no matter what grade level I teach, students have a difficult time writing thorough and meaningful reading responses. At the start of every year my students need quite a bit of guidance when writing their responses. One of the best ways that I have found to teach students to write meaningful responses is by providing them with sentence frames. I like to encourage…

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Jae Manning
5th Grade Reading Comprehension Passages, Reading Questions For Any Book, Fifth Grade Reading Comprehension, Third Grade Reading Comprehension, 4th Grade Reading Comprehension Passages, Reading Comprehension Questions, Second Grade Reading Comprehension, Fourth Grade Reading Comprehension, Reading Comprehension Strategies

Okay teacher friend. It’s finally here. And I’m so excited! I’ve had this resource collecting dust on my computer for years now. I’ve been using this strategy in my classroom for the last few years, but haven’t had the energy or time (teacher life + mom life is exhausting, am I right?) to put it all together so that it’s ready to go for busy teachers like you! Well, it’s finally finished and I finally get to unveil it to you! Did you know I have a FREE downloadable reading response menu…

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Krista Rae
Reading Response, Reading, English, Readers Notebook, Reading Comprehension, Reading Response Notebook, Reading Response Journals, Reading Instruction, Reading Centers

Getting students to write about reading was a struggle for a LONG TIME! I tried all sorts of approaches, all types of reading response journals and notebooks, and yet it still felt so forced. This year, things have changed!

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Kaysley Thornton
Free Reading Response Journal Prompts Reading Response Journals 2nd Grade, Readers Response Journal, Reading Journal Prompts, Reading Rotations, Reader Response Journals, Resource Teacher, Benchmark Advance, Reading Response Journals, Readers Notebook

Okay teacher friend. It’s finally here. And I’m so excited! I’ve had this resource collecting dust on my computer for years now. I’ve been using this strategy in my classroom for the last few years, but haven’t had the energy or time (teacher life + mom life is exhausting, am I right?) to put it all together so that it’s ready to go for busy teachers like you! Well, it’s finally finished and I finally get to unveil it to you! Did you know I have a FREE downloadable reading response menu…

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mjones
Reading Response Journals are the perfect place for students to respond to novels that are read aloud in the classroom. This Reading Response Journal covers 10 different reading skills and strategies. There is a Divider Tab for each skill or strategy, each with a built in Anchor Chart. This resource also includes Mini Lessons to introduce each skill or strategy. These journals were designed for use with Literature Texts and intended for Upper Elementary classrooms. English, 5th Grade Reading, Reading Response, High School, Reading Response Journal Cover, Reading Response Journals, Reading Strategies, Reader Response Journals, Reading Lessons

Reading Response Journals are the perfect place for students to respond to novels that are read aloud in the classroom. This Reading Response Journal covers 10 different reading skills and strategies. There is a Divider Tab for each skill or strategy, each with a built in Anchor Chart. This resource also includes Mini Lessons to introduce each skill or strategy. These journals were designed for use with Literature Texts and intended for Upper Elementary classrooms.

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Stories by Storie
Reading Response Journal Questions - FREE - This Reading Mama Reading Response, Reading, Reading Response Journals, Reader Response Journals, Reading Response Questions, Reading Groups, Reading Comprehension Strategies, Reading Intervention, Independent Reading

Grab a cheap notebook and get kids reading and responding with these free reading response journal questions. Great for struggling readers! *The free download link can be found towards the end of this post. Just look for and click on the teal, oval button. *This post contains affiliate links. Simple Reading Response Journal Questions ... Read More about Reading Response Journal Questions {FREE!}

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This Reading Mama
Anchor Charts, Readers Notebook, Daily 5, Reading Response Journal Cover, Reading Response Journal Prompts, Reading Response Notebook, Reading Response Journals, Reading Help, Reading Centers

Okay teacher friend. It’s finally here. And I’m so excited! I’ve had this resource collecting dust on my computer for years now. I’ve been using this strategy in my classroom for the last few years, but haven’t had the energy or time (teacher life + mom life is exhausting, am I right?) to put it all together so that it’s ready to go for busy teachers like you! Well, it’s finally finished and I finally get to unveil it to you! Did you know I have a FREE downloadable reading response menu…

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Jasly Varughese
Teach Reading Strategies Reading notebook Reading Response, Reading Comprehension, Reading Response Journals, Mentor Texts, Reading Strategies, Independent Reading, Reading Skills, Teaching Career, Reading Lessons

A READING RESPONSE JOURNAL is a journal where students are asked to record their interactions with reading. This can be simple fact-finding or a personal reflection and connection to the text. Reading response journals can be a wonderful and meaningful way to track authentic growth as a reader—so why

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Tiffany Gannon